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Jul 22, 2:45pm - #229504 
MMmmmMomo

Just finished putting a new Shift Knob and Boot in the Celi thumbsup Yeh, Momo ain't cheap but it's hella nice...the knob is a nice weight too. Easy to install too thumbsup I'll probly be selling my old leather wrapped "red" shifter pretty soon. tasty

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Jul 22, 2:48pm - #229505 
the boot is momo also, where do you get that?


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Jul 22, 2:51pm - #229506 
Originally Posted by csheriff
the boot is momo also, where do you get that?


Check out MOMOs website...both products should be listed on it. The boot is "Alcantra" (kinda like suede?) and the Knob is "Sphere".

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Jul 22, 2:52pm - #229507 
looks great! thumbsup


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Jul 22, 3:13pm - #229508 
I like the knob, looks kinda like my Sparco Globe knob.


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Jul 22, 3:15pm - #229509 
damn that looks awesome. That's what i want in my car. How much did both the knob and the boot cost you? looks great.

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Jul 22, 3:26pm - #229510 
looks nice! thumbsup


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Jul 22, 3:29pm - #229511 
very cool...i like the red boot thumbsup

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Jul 22, 3:33pm - #229512 
nice


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Jul 22, 3:34pm - #229513 
I was just looking at their site, and the vast majority of their knobs have those holes in the top like yours does. Are those screws, lights, or just holes?

EDIT:

One more question...

Are all MOMO knobs universal fit?


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Jul 22, 4:08pm - #229514 
That's why you haven't been on the last couple of days happywink

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Jul 22, 4:13pm - #229515 
that looks great

and i know, momo stuff are far from cheap but they are incredible quality thumbsup

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Jul 22, 5:21pm - #229516 
love the knob thumbsup

however, not a fan of the boot...it is a different shade of red than the rest of your car.

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Jul 22, 6:09pm - #229517 
looks nice, but does it ever get hotin calgary??? i love my leather wrap because its probably saved me from thousands of third degree burns out here in so cal. wave

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Jul 22, 6:16pm - #229518 
^^ i have a b&m ss with the b&m knob...it's not uncommon for 100 degree weather OUTSIDE of the car here in new orleans (inside the car can be 150 F no problem) and my metal knob is almost UNTOUCHABLE for any period over 2 seconds.

the good news is...it cools off very quickly (as most metals do) thumbsup

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Jul 22, 6:16pm - #229519 
^^ you can get a cloth cover and place it over your knob to keep most of the heat awaay..or just put a hankerchief or some other piece of cloth over it when your finished driving thumbsup

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Jul 22, 6:19pm - #229520 
looks real good thumbsup


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Jul 22, 6:27pm - #229521 
Originally Posted by slidr
I was just looking at their site, and the vast majority of their knobs have those holes in the top like yours does. Are those screws, lights, or just holes?

EDIT:

One more question...

Are all MOMO knobs universal fit?


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Jul 22, 6:27pm - #229522 
Originally Posted by Speed4TheNeed
^^ i have a b&m ss with the b&m knob...it's not uncommon for 100 degree weather OUTSIDE of the car here in new orleans (inside the car can be 150 F no problem) and my metal knob is almost UNTOUCHABLE for any period over 2 seconds.

the good news is...it cools off very quickly (as most metals do) thumbsup


yeah but i imagine its still a hassle to have a hot handle..at least it was for me, i put on a ichibahn aluminum shift nob on a while back and it made the shifter longer since it didnt screw in and also made me regret having it on when i almost burned my hand once. does the b & m knob screw in? or is it a whole diff setup after you get a b& m...cuz i wanna get one and im curious

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Jul 22, 6:29pm - #229523 
^^ it screws right in..it is NOT universal.

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Jul 22, 6:46pm - #229524 
looks nice

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Jul 22, 8:22pm - #229525 
thumbsup thumbsup


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Jul 22, 8:25pm - #229526 
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Jul 22, 9:12pm - #229527 
Looks nice to me wink thumbsup


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Jul 22, 11:16pm - #229528 
Thanks thumbsup Actually, the pic makes it hard to tell but the shift boot is the same color as the seats and door panel inserts...it's just the lighting thumbsup The Alcantra boot was soooo much nicer than the red leather one IMO. It's called "universal" fit but that's because MOMO includes different sized adapters to fit inside the knob so it's a snug fit...then there are three tiny screws that you put in the base of the knob to further tighten it. I was amazed how solid it is on now. With my TWM shifter as well, it's really cool how the gears just slam into place. The sphere knob was like $125, shift boot was $60ish...again, not cheap, but you can't really get a nicer knob to compliment your interior. It was just a little mod I wanted to throw in there before a show this weekend smile

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Jul 22, 11:18pm - #229529 
oh yeh, it does get hot here during the summer but not CRAZY hot haha, we'll see how it does when I go down to California next month though. also, the holes in the top aren't lights, i think they have little screws in them but probly just to hold the sphere together. what was also nice is that the MOMO boot screws onto the bottom of the knob nice and tight thumbsup

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Jul 22, 11:23pm - #229530 
looks great Stephen thumbsup

i want that in my car... if i had a stick

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Jul 22, 11:37pm - #229531 
Man, you are paying top dollars for that combo. Can't believe that the shift boot cost $60. Wish I know how to make those, lol.

But yeah, I really like the new setup thumbsup


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Jul 22, 11:41pm - #229532 
that nob makes me want a stick... shift


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Jul 22, 11:43pm - #229533 
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Jul 23, 5:36am - #229534 
Originally Posted by Stephen
Thanks thumbsup Actually, the pic makes it hard to tell but the shift boot is the same color as the seats and door panel inserts...it's just the lighting thumbsup


my fault, pretty cool thumbsup

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Jul 23, 8:26am - #229535 
that setup looks real nice, now i want a ss ASAP thumbsup

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Jul 23, 9:15am - #229536 
How does that shift boot attach underneath the open hole? (at the bottom, not by the shift knob)

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Jul 23, 10:24am - #229537 
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Jul 23, 10:46am - #229538 
Originally Posted by Speed4TheNeed
^^ i have a b&m ss with the b&m knob...it's not uncommon for 100 degree weather OUTSIDE of the car here in new orleans (inside the car can be 150 F no problem) and my metal knob is almost UNTOUCHABLE for any period over 2 seconds.

the good news is...it cools off very quickly (as most metals do) thumbsup
i used to put a towel or a sock over it but it still got hotter than shit, now i keep one of my mechanics gloves over it, that keeps it cool. plus its got red in it so it matches my interior.

how would the red boot look in my car, with the surrounding center console painted in absolute red like the exterior?


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Jul 23, 11:25am - #229539 
Wow looks great do they have it in other colors too


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Jul 25, 12:34pm - #229540 
awesome man. I have that same knob but with the silver ring that matches the silver MOMO shift boot I bought too...

Only problem is that mine is about a year and a half old and it looks like shit... very poor quality IMO. I hope yours works out better. I've had MOMO before and it wasn't like this one. The finish is all rubbing off and going black, not impressed. I don't even wear rings or anything.

I'll take a pic if you want. Good luck, maybe i just got a bad one cry

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Jul 25, 1:21pm - #229541 
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Jul 25, 1:44pm - #229542 
I like it Stephen - matches your interior well...

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